Faculty of Science | Department of Mathematics and Statistics David Turpin Building Room A425 PO Box 1700 STN CSC Victoria BC V8W 2Y2 Canada T 250-721-7437| F 250-721-8962 | [email protected] | uvic.ca/science/math-statistics/ Course OutlineSTAT 450: Mathematical Statistics II CRN: 22945InstructorLecturer Prof. Mary Lesperance, Ph.d., P.Stat. Research Area Biostatistics, Mixture models, Bayesian methods, applications in Medicine, Genomics Email [email protected]Phone 250-721-7461 OfficeDavid Turpin Building A-449 General Course InformationNumber of Units1.5 Pre-requisitesSTAT 256 or STAT 261 AND STAT 350 Office Hours and Assistance Day Will be posted on CourseSpaces after the class has been polled for times. By appointment (send email to book one) The Mathematics & Statistics Assistance Centreis a large space where students can go to work, on their own or in groups, and to discuss math & stats problems. The Centre is staffed with talented Teaching Assistants who are happy to discuss primarily first and second year course material with you. Please see ~msassist/index.html for more information. Math ClubStudents in Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (SUMS) was founded in 2014 as the reincarnation of a previous undergraduate course union that had been inactive for a few years. Please see -students/undergraduate/sums/index.php for more information.
Course Materials and Online ResourcesTextbook“Introduction to Probability and Mathematical Statistics, 2nd edition” by Bain and Engelhardt Course webpage We will use CourseSpaces () for our on-line course material: homework, due dates, solutions, formula sheets, statistical tables, sample tests and your grades. Calculator If a calculator is allowed in tests and examinations in a course offered by the Department, then the only acceptable calculator is the Sharp EL-510, EL-510RN or EL-510RNB models. It may be purchased at the UVic Bookstore or elsewhere for about $12. A calculator is permitted in this course.